McLendon-Covey plays promiscuous and flashy Detective Clementine Jones on Reno 911!, and has mastered Clemmies skanky style on the set, at least.
She says, I always ask the wardrobe department for the ugliest, gaudiest outfits for Clemmie because thats who she is. Shell put the grossest thing on, add hooker heels, and call it pretty.
She says her character likes anything thats bedazzled and two sizes too small, and adds, Having a muffin top is completely irrelevant to her. She never ages or gains weight according to her clothes.
While its fun for McLendon-Covey to play the scantily- clad sexpot, none of Clemmies clothes ever make it into her real wardrobe.
She laughs, We keep those on the set. I couldnt pull them off!
McLendon-Covey says she never gets recognized by fans when shes not dressed like Clemmie because shes not bursting out of her clothes.
The fifth season of Reno 911! premieres tonight (May 22) on Comedy Central.
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